At the grand old age of 15, Héritier spends his days collecting, sorting and re-selling leftover beans from the markets of Goma just to get by.
I have a story for you that I am sure you will find moving. It’s a sad story about a friend of mine who lives in my neighbourhood.
When he finishes school at 5pm, Wathum goes straight to the mine to work. He comes home in the early hours to sleep for a few minutes before going back to school.
During the month of August 2018, children of Kinshasa sensitized families on the importance of registering their children at the registry. When children speak, they can do the sensitization differently, by using simple language.
Since she is 10 years old, Sophia lives in the street of Lubumbashi, doesn’t have anyone to protect her et does not go to school.
For Deo, Child Reporter from the Bandundu province, fighting against gender-based violences is essential. Discover how he defends gender equality.
Solo, 16, is a former child soldier from an armed group in the South Kivu Province.
For a year, Kayemba has been an active fighter among hundreds of others in a self-defense group.
On International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers, Child Reporters launched messages asking to end the use of children in armed groups and forces.
Ricardo, as every child, has the right to be registered at the Civil Registry Office and to have its birth certificate but today he is deprived of his identity.